Conference Report: CHI 2015

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the CHI 2015 conference in Seoul, South Korea. CHI technically stands for Computer-Human Interaction, but it has become a name rather than an acronym in recent years. And CHI’s scope is very broad, it covers many areas that are not strictly part of HCI (Human-Computer Interaction – why use one acronym when you can have two?). Continue reading Conference Report: CHI 2015

Tapestry 2014 Announced

Tapestry Triptych

After a very successful Tapestry conference in February this year, we have been getting a steady stream of questions from people about another event next year. Now we’re finally able to announce next year’s event. And it will be awesome, again.

There’s no point in listing all the information here, since I also wrote the announcement posting on the Tapestry blog. But we have another great line-up for keynotes and short stories, there will be a demos session, and we will also have posters.

Tapestry 2014 will take place on February 26, 2014, in Annapolis, Maryland. If you’re interested in attending, request an invitation. We will again be limited to about 100 attendees, so don’t wait too long!

Report from IEEE VIS 2013 in Atlanta, GA

There were parties, papers, and presentations. The keynote involved ramen, the capstone cited Rams. Lies were told, we watched stories unfold, and stacked bars of gold. The first IEEE VIS took place inside a giant alien, and the dinosaurs were particularly memorable.

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